What Happened on June 30, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Battle at Nelson's Farm/Glendale/Frayser's Farm, Virginia: Confederate assault attack. 6th day of 7 days battles US Civil War
  • Gustave Flaubert completes "Salammbo"

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Griffith, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at 48